Ever experience self-doubt about being a pro or not? Go through this bucket list and find out!
- Have you contributed to an anthology?
- Do you self-publish a creator-owned book?
- Have you been asked to autograph your book?
- Have you done a Kickstarter?
- Have you gotten a good review on your book?
- Have you been in the Diamond Previews Catalog?
- Have you been published by an Indie Publisher?
- Have you ever made money through Comics?
- Been invited as a guest at a Comic Con?
- Has someone cosplayed as your character?
- Have you attended San Diego Comic Con?
- Ever been part of a Panel Discussion?
- Been interviewed on a Blog or Podcast?
- Ever worked with one of your Creator Idols?
- Ever worked for one of the Big Two?
- Gotten offered a movie deal?
Count the number of “yes” answers to these questions and if you got at least ONE or more, you ARE a professional comic book creator! To hell with anyone who says you aren’t.